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Friday, July 26, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Herbie Hancock, “Watermelon Man”
  • EST, “Eighthundred Streets by Feet”
  • Steve Earle, “After Mardi Gras”
  • Bonobo, “Hatoa”
  • Strfkr, “Astoria”
  • Kurt Vile, “Girl Called Alex”
  • Kings of Leon, “Supersoaker”
  • Funk Brothers, “Keep Me Hangin’ On”
  • Miles Davis, “On the Corner”
  • Baldwin Brothers, “Air Is Invisible”
  • Half Moon Run, “Drug You”
  • Spoon, “I Turn My Camera On”
  • Kurt Vile, “Walkin’ On A Pretty Day”
  • Jule Styne and Leo Robin, “Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend” performed by Marilyn Monroe

Robin and Jeremy

Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

July 24 6 Comments

Veterans Say Suicide Is Their Top Concern

That's according to a survey released today by the group Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA).

July 24 5 Comments

Modern-Day Amelia Earhart Circumnavigates The Globe

The famous pilot's namesake has became the youngest woman to fly a single-engine aircraft around the world.

July 23 Comment

DJ Sessions: Latin Alternative From Los Angeles To Venezuela

KCRW's Raul Campos introduces us to some groups he came across while hosting the 15th annual Latin Alternative Music Conference.

July 23 6 Comments

ISIS Forces Christians To Flee Iraq City Of Mosul

The militant group's threat -- convert, leave or die -- has forced most Christians in Mosul to leave.